Olympic Day celebrations have continued in Sweden with an event in Malmö showcasing new Olympic sports such as basketball 3x3, skateboarding and sport climbing.
Iran's men's beach soccer team for the 2019 Association of National Olympic Committees (ANOC) World Beach Games in Qatar has been named by coach Abbas Hashempour.
Qatar Olympic Committee (QOC) President Sheikh Joaan bin Hamad al-Thani has issued a decree forming the Higher Organising Committee of the 2019 Association of National Olympic Committees (ANOC) World Beach Games in the country.
Cycling Canada has launched a new brand and website.
The Jordan Olympic Committee (JOC) has struck a deal with Ahliyyeh Amman University which will see scholarships created for students on the Olympic Preparation Programme.
The Association of National Olympic Committees (ANOC) has stepped up preparations for this year's World Beach Games in Qatar by holding a technical delegate meeting for officials from the 14 sports on the programme at the inaugural event.
The Fiji Association of Sports and National Olympic Committee (FASANOC) has used its annual Olympic Day run to raise money for Save the Children.
Algerian Olympic Committee (COA) President Mustapha Berraf has revealed the nation will send around 300 athletes to this year's African Games in Morocco as he claimed the organisation had pledged "huge sums" to support the team's preparations.
The Belize Olympic and Commonwealth Games Association (BOCGA) is tomorrow set to hold a multi-sport event to commemorate Olympic Day.
An initiative aimed at helping retired professional athletes to secure employment after their careers have ended has been launched by the Spanish Olympic Committee (COE).
Private investor and principal donor Peter Lim has pledged to continue supporting young Singapore athletes for another 10 years from 2021 to 2030 by donating a further SGD$10 million (£5.9 million/$7.4 million/€6.5 million) to the Singapore Olympic Foundation (SOF)-Peter Lim Scholarship.
Kuwait Olympic Committee (KOC) officials have promised to "live up to the trust" placed in the organisation after the International Olympic Committee (IOC) lifted its suspension yesterday.
The International Olympic Committee (IOC) Executive Board has today fully lifted the suspension of the Kuwait Olympic Committee (KOC) as a result of the successful implementation of a roadmap agreed between all parties.
Former United States Olympic Committee (USOC) chief executive Scott Blackmun, criticised for failing to protect gymnasts from the abuse carried out by Larry Nassar, was given a severance package of $2.4 million (£1.9 million/€2.1 million).
Papua New Guinea's preparations for the upcoming Pacific Games in Samoa have been given a boost with a K500,000 (£117,000/$148,000/€131,0000) donation from rice business Trukai Industries Limited.